11 March 2016 10μj, ultrashort sub-100 fs FCPA synthesizer
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We report the generation of 10 μJ, ultrashort 97 fs pulses at 1 MHz by implementing a two-arm spectral coherent combining scheme in a fiber chirped-pulse amplifier (FCPA), allowing both gain-narrowing mitigation and large stretching ratio for energy extraction. Such architecture is able to support the amplification of large-bandwidth (>15 nm) together with high gain factor (>30 dB), allowing the generation of ultrashort sub-100 fs pulses at the output of a FCPA for the first time.
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Florent Guichard, Florent Guichard, Marc Hanna, Marc Hanna, Ronic Chiche, Ronic Chiche, Yoann Zaouter, Yoann Zaouter, Fabian Zomer, Fabian Zomer, Franck Morin, Franck Morin, Clemens Hönninger, Clemens Hönninger, Eric Mottay, Eric Mottay, Patrick Georges, Patrick Georges, "10μj, ultrashort sub-100 fs FCPA synthesizer", Proc. SPIE 9728, Fiber Lasers XIII: Technology, Systems, and Applications, 97282X (11 March 2016); doi: 10.1117/12.2211612; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2211612


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